Study of magnetocaloric effect in GdRhIn compound

Sachin Gupta, K. G. Suresh

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    Abstract

    GdRhln crystallizes in Fe2P type crystal structure with space group P62m. Magnetization measurements on bulk GdRhln sample show that the compound orders ferromagnetically with Curie temperature (Tc) of 34 K. The magnetocaloric effect (MCE) in this compound estimated from the M-H-T data was found to be 8 J/Kg K for a field change of 50 kOe. The compound shows good refrigerant capacity (RC) with a value of 282 J/Kg for the field of 50 kOe.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationSolid State Physics - Proceedings of the 57th DAE Solid State Physics Symposium 2012
    Pages1090-1091
    Number of pages2
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2013 Mar 15
    Event57th DAE Solid State Physics Symposium 2012 - Bombay, Mumbai, India
    Duration: 2012 Dec 32012 Dec 7

    Publication series

    NameAIP Conference Proceedings
    Volume1512
    ISSN (Print)0094-243X
    ISSN (Electronic)1551-7616

    Other

    Other57th DAE Solid State Physics Symposium 2012
    CountryIndia
    CityBombay, Mumbai
    Period12/12/312/12/7

    Keywords

    • Ferromagnets
    • intermetallics
    • magnetocaloric effect

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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